WASHINGTON: Nordstrom´s gross sales of Ivanka Trump´s line of clothes and footwear fell through just about one-third prior to now fiscal yr, with sharp drops in gross sales weeks sooner than her father Donald Trump used to be elected president, the Wall Street Journal reported on Saturday.
Nordstrom introduced this week it had made up our minds to prevent wearing Ivanka Trump´s apparel, prompting President Trump to take to Twitter to shield her.
“My daughter Ivanka has been handled so unfairly via @Nordstrom,” he stated on Wednesday. The Journal cited inner Nordstrom knowledge as appearing gross sales of Ivanka Trump´s merchandise have been greater than 70 % decrease in the second one, 0.33 and fourth week of October in comparison to the similar weeks the former yr.
The election used to be on Nov.eight. Nordstrom had $14.three million in gross sales within the fiscal yr that led to January, down from $20.nine million within the earlier yr, the Journal reported.
Nordstrom spokeswoman Tara Darrow stated that the store did now not give you the Wall Street Journal with knowledge on Ivanka Trump´s gross sales.
“We have now not and won’t percentage particular gross sales effects numbers associated with this logo or another logo,” Darrow stated in an e-mail.
In addition to the president, others within the management expressed give a boost to for Ivanka Trump´s industry. Senior White House adviser Kellyanne Conway used to be accused of violating ethics regulations after she went on tv to induce other folks to shop for Ivanka Trump´s merchandise in what she referred to as “a loose business.
“Republican Jason Chaffetz, chairman of the House of Representatives Oversight committee, stated on Thursday he had requested the Office of Government Ethics to study Conway´s feedback and suggest disciplinary motion towards her if warranted.